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    Why is the Foundation of Your Home so Important?

    As I have a genuine interest in real estate and property investment, buildings and construction really pique my interest. One of the most important things when viewing a property is to assess its foundations. Every single property whether it’s a shopping centre, a house or a carpark is built upon a foundation, such as concrete or Helical Piles. The purpose of a foundation is to evenly spread the heavy load of the building across the ground so that it doesn’t sink or collapse. It might seem strange to put so much thought into something you can’t even see, but you should never underestimate the importance of your building foundation! What…

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    3 Uses For T-Rex Tape Around The House

    T-Rex tape is the perfect multi use item for any craftsman or homeowner. T-Rex tape is designed to be extremely strong and waterproof making it completely versatile and a great tool to have in your cupboard or toolbox ready to tackle a number of projects and unexpected situations. The double-thick, super-aggressive adhesive offers superior hold on many more surfaces than other tapes – including dirty and rough surfaces. I was surprised at just how many functions this tape has and wanted to share them. Holding in leaks When you own your own home a leak can be one of the scariest things to come home from work to. After turning…

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    Lighting Tips For Your Home Cinema

    As a movie fanatic and serial Netflix binger, my dream is to have my own home cinema – I mean, how cool would that be?! If you’re already lucky enough to have your very own home cinema, you’re probably wondering how to decorate it and what sort of lighting you should use. A good lighting design is important, but first you need to figure out how you’re going to arrange the furniture. After all, you don’t want the lights to reflect off your cinema screen and ruin the movie! If screen glare is a big deal for you then you might want to think about recessed lighting. It can be…

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    5 Ideal Venues For Getting Hitched

    Guys, I’m going to let you in on to a little secret. Just between you and I. I’m getting hitched. No, it’s definitely not a joke! I don’t usually share a lot of my personal life on this little blog of mine, but this was something that was just too big not to share, am I right?! Anyways, I’m currently looking into ideal wedding venues and here are the ones that have made the shortlist: 1. Abbeywood Estate This one’s a great outdoor venue with breathtaking views and I think it would be perfect to exchange vows with the Mrs with a scenic backdrop. This venue has a flower and…

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    How Watch Mechanics Have Evolved

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. One of my favourite hobbies is discovering new technology and how products have evolved due to technological influences. Recently, I have had an interest in wrist watches, because let’s be honest, they’ve come a long way! Clocks have existed since the beginning of time for the sole purpose of knowing the time. They started off as ancient sundials used in the old ages which gradually transformed into the popular pocket watch in later years. In today’s day and age, technology has greatly influenced the generation making itself known in practically everything around us, including wrist watches. This has allowed many new features to be incorporated into…

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    Eating Healthier With Tryit

    [AD – Gifted] This post contains gifted item(s). Recently, I’ve been trying to incorporate healthier eating habits into my diet because, let’s be honest, snacking all day whilst working from my computer is not very sustainable in the long run, right? So, when the team behind Tryit, a product discovery club got in touch, I filled in my deets and waited eagerly for the first box to come through! I actually love the idea behind this concept; you simply create a profile, fill out a little information about your lifestyle and then you’re basically matched to boxes which fit you closely – all you have to do is wait to…

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    Creating Jersey Designs Using SVG Cut Files

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. It’s important for all of us to take some time out from the day to day madness of a hectic lifestyle in order to relax and recuperate. In the past, I would usually do this by creating digital apparel designs, as it’s a craft which allowed me to unleash my creativity and create visually attractive designs. When I went freelance with my graphic design business, I realised that there was a gap in the e-market for this product, so I started to create and sell personalised jersey designs. Over the years, as a graphic designer, I’ve come across various file formats when creating digital illustrations for…

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    Will Technology Take Over the Construction Industry?

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. As a tech nerd, I’m always reading up on the latest technology and how it may affect different industries in the coming years. As I’m currently looking into property investment, the construction industry has been of of great interest to me, especially because building regulations are continually changing, and as a potential landlord, I’ll be liable for every aspect of my properties. Technology has drastically changed and improved the efficiency of our homes and work places. Buildings are now safer, with security cameras, and cheaper to operate thanks to things like underfloor heating and LED lighting. However, over the past few years, technology has become increasingly…

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    5 Healthy Grilled Meal Ideas

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. Cooking food on a grill is one of the most popular and healthiest methods, as it uses less oil and eliminates the fat content of the food, especially when grilling meat. It is also an alternative way to cook food in a quick manner, so it’s great if you’re short on time. Furthermore, it’s a brilliant way to preserve the flavour of dishes whilst retaining the nutrients of the ingredients. As technology is evolving, food appliances are also being improved in regards to their performance and usage. Therefore, individuals have many options to choose from such as grill size, power usage, outlet methods and whether the…

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    Why Email Marketing Is Important For Your Business

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. Technology has changed with time and made it both easier and efficient to keep connected with individuals around the world. In recent years, the use of email has taken off as a means to stay in touch with one another at home and in the workplace. Email marketing is also one of the most important techniques for businesses to stay connected with their customers. Since emails can be accessed from nearly anywhere (your personal laptop, the desktop at work or even your phone!) this makes it one of the best methods to keep customers up to date with the latest business news and promotional offers which…